Reese, Claude Edward

Reese, Claude Edward Age: 89

Passed Away: 2010-11-16

Funeral Home: Sherrell Funeral Home, Jackson

Claude Edward Reese Mr. Claude Edward Reese, age 89, of Jackson, died Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010 in Jackson. He was born Dec. 11, 1920 in Warren County, Ga., son of the late Eddie Lane and Dovie Mae Norris Reese. He enjoyed working at Piggly Wiggly for the past 20-plus years, yard work, and working on mowers and small engines. He loved his family, friends and co-workers. Mr. Edward Reese is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Wesley and Debbie Reese, of Jackson, Kelvin (Skippy) Reese, of Jackson; three grandchildren, Wayne Reese, Mandi Anthony, Kelvin (Dude) Reese, Jr.; five great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Faye Reese; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Gregg Reese; sister, Ouida Mae Stallings; and brother, Robert Reese. Services were held Friday, Nov. 19, at 2 p.m., in Sherrell Memorial Chapel with the Rev. John Sherrell officiating. Interment followed in the Pepperton Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 301 Kelly Dr., Suite 3, Peachtree City, Ga., 30269 or the American Heart Association, 1101 Northchase Parkway, Marietta, Ga., 30067. Those who wish may sign the online guest book at www.sherrellfh.com. Sherrell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.